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Ler Melhor

Ler Melhor

Ler Melhor is a book cover series project designed for college and high school students studying literature. This series was produced by FBA and received the 50 Books /50 Covers award in 2011. The books are intended to support the reading of Portuguese literature masterpieces whose authors are true icons of the Portuguese culture. Picking up...
Pop-Up Pixel Cities

Pop-Up Pixel Cities

Illustrator Michael Arnold‘s series of Pop-Up Pixel Cities of buildings from New York, London, and Paris.
Denise Nestor

Denise Nestor

Illustrator Denise Nestor made these charcoal renderings of abstracted portraits collaged with elements of nature and vector graphics, which are also available on her site.
Ooli Mos

Ooli Mos

      Nice charcoal renderings by Ooli Mos from St. Petersburg, Russia and some awesome branding.
Anna Härlin

Anna Härlin

Illustrator and graphic designer Anna Härlin‘s delightful paper cut-out of type and colorful 2D maps.
Concrete Hermit

Concrete Hermit

Not everyday you see shops encouraging illustrators and customers to draw on their windows, which is a clever way to engage people. Åh studio created this blank vinyl for a small gallery and store in London for curious creatives to fill the white notepad with some of their own scribbles.
Kaan Bagci

Kaan Bagci

Turkey based Illustrator Kaan Bagci has a collection of collages and his fascination with animals is apparent in the details of his renderings.  Bagci also has an interesting resumé, visit his portfolio on Behance.
Stanley Chow

Stanley Chow

  London based illustrator Stanley Chow, known for his portraits of film characters and football athletes, and recently British athletes from the 2012 Olympics.  Prints available on his shop.
Florian Nicolle

Florian Nicolle

  Mixed media and digital portraits of graphic designer and illustrator Florian Nicolle from France.
Ekaterina Koroleva

Ekaterina Koroleva

  Calligraphic portraits from Ekaterina Koroleva based in Berlin.
Deanna Halsall

Deanna Halsall

  Illustrator Deanna Halsall
Claire Scully

Claire Scully

  Illustrator Claire Scully
Kerry Hyndman

Kerry Hyndman

  Illustrator and Designer Kerry Hyndman create wonderful paintings and illustrations for posters and editorials.   Illustrator Kerry Hyndman
Let's Make Some Great Art

Let’s Make Some Great Art

Let’s Make Some Great Art is an excellent book for kids (and for grown adults as well).  A great way to expose children to their creative abilities whilst introducing them to the history of art, letting them explore the book and engage with different ways of creating artwork.  The author and illustrator, Marion Deuchars, is...
Darren Booth

Darren Booth

      Darren Booth is an illustrator and typographer based in Canada and produces these lovely typographic book covers rendered with ink, oil paint, and collages.   Artist Darren Booth
Between Bears

Between Bears

  Mesmerized by this short animation directed by Eran Hilleli, and its haunting score by Ori Avni, and vocals by Daniela Spector. Ori Avni just uploaded a digital album from the film: download.   Animation Director Eran Hilleli
Tintin

Tintin

  Still remember this?? I first came upon these when I was about 3 or 4. Couldn’t read then but one doesn’t need to read to appreciate Hergé’s marvelous Tintin comic books. And on the same note, they’re recreating this on film, The Secret of the Unicorn, which is due in 2011. I’ve been waiting for this for...
Wayne Pate

Wayne Pate

View Brooklyn based illustrator Wayne Pate’s wonderful work.  Filled with nautical subjects and vibrant birds, much like a modern Picasso or Matisse. Illustrator Wayne Pate